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Amolops lifanensis
family: Ranidae

AmphibiaChina 中国两栖类.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Near Threatened (NT)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: China

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is confined to Li County and Maoxian County, and might also occur in Wenchuan County, in central Sichuan Province, China, from 1,300-2,350m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in and along streams in forests, and breeds in streams.

Population

It is a common species with a stable population within its small range.

Population Trend

stable

Major Threats

This species is locally threatened by dam construction.

Conservation Actions

Part of its range might fall within Wolong Biosphere Reserve.

Red List Status

Near Threatened (NT)

Rationale

Listed as Near Threatened because although the species appears not to be in decline, its Extent of Occurrence is less than 20,000 km2, thus making the species close to qualifying for Vulnerable.

Citation

Fei Liang, Li Cheng 2004. Amolops lifanensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58217A11750394. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58217A11750394.en .Downloaded on 20 November 2018

 

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